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Maori Party President Acknowledges Founding Co-Leaders

Thursday, 24 July 2014, 9:33 am | The Maori Party

Maori Party President, Rangimarie Naida Glavish, has today acknowledged the enormous contribution founding Maori Party co-leaders, Tariana Turia and Pita Sharples have made towards building a greater nation. More >>

Flavell: Māori must make decisions about Māori representation

Wednesday, 23 July 2014, 6:00 pm | The Maori Party

Speaking of individuals, not that I do want to, I note that Colin Craig wants to be an MP, and Colin Craig introduced his latest attempt at a headline by calling it a wild and crazy idea. He is not wrong there. More >>

Conservatives Need a Lesson in Cultural Competency

Wednesday, 23 July 2014, 1:49 pm | The Maori Party

Māori Party Co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell says the Conservative Party’s policies to get rid of the Māori seats, shut down the Waitangi Tribunal and implement ‘one law for all’ are ignorant, dangerous, and are not welcome in our political system ... More >>

Maori Party Negotiating Right to the Wire for Veterans

Wednesday, 23 July 2014, 9:12 am | The Maori Party

Maori Party Negotiating Right to the Wire for Veterans’ Support The Maori Party is pleased that its negotiations with National have enabled some immediate and increased support available for veterans. “First off, we welcomed the decision to enable ... More >>

E whakanui ana Te Pāti Māori i Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori

Monday, 21 July 2014, 4:32 pm | The Maori Party

The Māori Party joins thousands of other Māori speakers around the country to celebrate Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori which started today. Māori Party Co-leaders Te Ururoa Flavell and Tariana Turia say Māori Language Week is about celebrating our achievements ... More >>

Opening of the Breakthrough Wellness Centre, Taumarunui

Monday, 21 July 2014, 10:24 am | The Maori Party

Opening of the Breakthrough Wellness Centre, Taumarunui E ngā iwi, e ngā mana, tēnā koutou. Ka nui te mihi ki a koutou katoa i runga i te kaupapa o te rā, huri atu te pō, nau mai te ao! Nā reira, tēnei au he muka nō te taurawhiri a Hinengakau ... More >>

Police behaviour reminiscent of Tūhoe Raids

Thursday, 17 July 2014, 3:28 pm | The Maori Party

Māori Party candidate for Te Tai Hauāuru, Chris McKenzie believes that an alleged incident involving police entering a marae and waking up children asleep in a wharenui in the middle of the night to question them regarding an assault in the area - reeks ... More >>

Poroporoaki – Ramai Te Miha Patricia Rongomaitara Hayward

Tuesday, 15 July 2014, 11:48 am | The Maori Party

The Māori Party today pays tribute to one of our pioneer film-makers, a photographer, cinematographer and star of the big screen, Ramai Te Miha Patricia Rongomaitara Hayward of Ngāi Tahu and Ngāti Kahungunu. More >>

Maori Party Aiming for All Seven Seats

Monday, 14 July 2014, 3:56 pm | The Maori Party

The Maori Party is aiming to win all seven Maori electorate seats in Parliament at the forthcoming General Election. More >>

Compulsory Te Reo – good idea but must go further

Monday, 14 July 2014, 1:14 pm | The Maori Party

Māori Party Tai Tokerau candidate Te Hira Paenga today welcomed the Labour Party endorsement of the Māori Party policy for te reo to be taught as a core subject in schools. More >>

Flavell: Address at the Maori Party 10th Anniversary

Monday, 14 July 2014, 9:36 am | The Maori Party

Ten years in politics is much more than a milestone, it’s a marathon, if not a millennium! It’s been hard work, but e hoa ma, we have only just begun the journey. It’s been a hard and rewarding journey and we now find ourselves on a highway to ... More >>

Maori Party celebrates 10th anniversary

Tuesday, 8 July 2014, 4:49 pm | The Maori Party

Wednesday 9 July is the 10th anniversary of the registration of the Maori Party. In a special anniversary message, the party’s president Rangimarie Naida Glavish said: “On this day we celebrate a decade of extraordinary achievement for our Maori ... More >>

Marama Fox: Symposium on Women and Children

Tuesday, 8 July 2014, 4:43 pm | The Maori Party

Twenty two years ago on June 26th, seven members of my close whānau were brutally murdered in their home on Judds Road. Well eight actually if you include my cousin’s eight and a half months unborn child. We do. In fact it was nothing short of a miracle ... More >>

Whanau Ora: Beyond Politics

Tuesday, 8 July 2014, 12:10 pm | The Maori Party

Maori Party Co-Leader Tariana Turia was disappointed with the korero coming out of the political panel that gathered at the Whanau Ora conference in Auckland yesterday. More >>

Māori Party singing Praises of the Musical Island Boys

Sunday, 6 July 2014, 10:41 pm | The Maori Party

Māori Party singing Praises of the Musical Island Boys The Maori Party has congratulated four young men on a mission, who in 2002 took up barbershop singing at Tawa College, and tonight took out the Gold Medal in the 2014 International Barbershop Harmony ... More >>

A Murky Vision for Freshwater Management

Friday, 4 July 2014, 10:06 am | The Maori Party

The Māori Party welcomes the statement on freshwater management but is disappointed that the Government did not take a bolder move to save the future of freshwater in Aotearoa for all New Zealanders in announcing their National Policy Statement on ... More >>

Poroporoaki – Henare Rakiihia Tau

Wednesday, 2 July 2014, 10:10 am | The Maori Party

E te rangatira kua ngaro, e te reo o te iwi kua wahangu, e Rakiihia, haere, haere, haere atu ra. E te uri o Ngāi Tūāhuriri, o Ngai Tahu, ka tangi te ngakau ki a koe kua kapohia atu e te ringa kaha o aitua. More >>

Vote Tertiary Education

Wednesday, 2 July 2014, 9:32 am | The Maori Party

Kia ora tātou katoa i tēnei ahiahi. On behalf of the Māori Party I am pleased to take a call on the 2014-15 estimates for tertiary education to respond to the report of the Education and Science Committee. More >>

Matariki Special This Year, Says Maori Party President

Monday, 30 June 2014, 11:55 am | The Maori Party

This year’s season of Matariki which starts today has special significance for Maori, according to the president of the Maori Party, Rangimarie Naida Glavish. “Traditionally, Matariki, Te Tau Hou, is a time when te iwi Maori take stock of where we are and ... More >>

Dual Launch for Pacific Health

Saturday, 28 June 2014, 8:32 am | The Maori Party

Associate Minister of Health Tariana Turia facilitated the dual launch of Tangata o le Moana – the Auckland Regional Provider Network and the refreshed ‘Ala Mo’ui: Pathways to Pacific Health and Wellbeing 2014-2018 at Pacific Homecare in Papatoetoe, ... More >>



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